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Bristol RE SAX 4 G

SAX4G was delivered as Red and White's RC469 during Dec 1968.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 17470.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number RELH-4-187) was powered by a Leyland 680 engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Dec 1989.


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Where no copyright details are shown the photo is known to exist, but is not freely available.
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** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.

   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
 Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC469  Cardiff    
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD4869 Dec 1980 Cardiff Previously listed on eBay   
**NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD4869  Monmouth    

Diary for SAX4G

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Dec 1968 Built for:Red and White RC469   Red and White Cream/Red (1) 
By Jul 1973 Repaint   Richard Smith NBC Express 
Jan 1974   Cardiff, Gelligaer Street   
6 Aug 1975   Aberdare Allocation of Rolling Stock document  
Jan 1976 Renumbered Red and White RC4869    
Apr 1976   Aberdare   
27 Apr 1978 Sold to:National Welsh RC4869    
1 May 1978   Abergavenny   
Feb 1980 Renumbered National Welsh RD4869    
Feb 1980 Transfer  Abergavenny   
Mar 1980   Abergavenny   
Jun 1980   Abergavenny   
Feb 1981 Withdrawn by:National Welsh    
Aug 1981 Sold to:Way and Williams    
By Dec 1989 Withdrawn by:Way and Williams    

Owners shown above in Green are preservationists, Red are dealers, Blue for PSV use and brown for None-PSV.

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